How to date, mate and relate. Mixing race, culture and creed.
This is for the people who no matter what truths you show them, they refuse to see or acknowledge what is right before them and maintain the same thoughts no matter what. This is a sickness for which I use the code words: “I Say Hot Salt!”
White has long been accepted as the traditional color of the wedding dress, but wedding gowns were not always white.
Who (besides us) are putting this on this year’s Christmas list?
Best Places for an Interracial Relationship
The most successful populations in America at Black/White interaction are adolescents and young adults. Our current black and white youth are connecting, befriending and romancing each other across the color line. But theirs has not been a story of overcoming differences and dealing with shared history. In fact, our youngest people usually aggressively deny that there are any differences, or any history to be interested in.
Is church keeping you single?
His smile was pure sunshine. He was my dad, and he died one year ago today.
When I was eight years old, I asked him how he would react if I ever married someone white. What should I expect his answer to be? This man was a share cropperâ€™s son. He was born in the 1920â€²s, and even as a full-grown man, he was obliged to answer respectfully when a white man called him â€œboy.â€
In truth, my question was more dare than earnest inquiryâ€”the silly â€œwhat-ifsâ€ children ask to rile their parents. But itâ€™s not what he said that resonated mostâ€“though Iâ€™ll get to that laterâ€“it was how he dealt with bigotry throughout his entire life.
It’s Christmas, and I hope you’ve gotten all the stuff you wanted. Did you wonder if any of the stash you got was re-gifted? Well guess what. I’m re-gifting this entry from waaaay back in May 2010 when I first started blogging, back in the wordpress.com days. Take a look at the comments from some of the O.G’s–gorsh I miss them. The holidays are all about reruns anyway, so I’m just being consistent. Enjoy!